The median annual salary for a SQL DBA was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Database Administrator
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 48 39
Rank change year-on-year -16 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.37% 1.92% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 1.97% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 15
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 491 457 490
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.60% 97.65% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 364 374 363
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL DBA
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside that featured SQL DBA in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL DBA in Merseyside

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in Merseyside.

Salary trend for SQL DBA in Merseyside

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -5 2 £47,500 - 2
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, SQL DBA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring SQL DBA in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
4 4 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) Replication
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (50.00%) Database Security
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (37.50%) Database Optimisation
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 3 (37.50%) Clustering
5 3 (37.50%) RedGate
6 2 (25.00%) Statistics
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) Informix
7 1 (12.50%) Unix
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle

SQL DBA Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (62.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) Informix
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Replication
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Database Security
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Database Optimisation
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) RedGate
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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